This volume breaks new ground by delving into the 'black box' that connects civil society and democracy promotion. Its contributions combine innovative theorizing and rich empirical case studies that will reinvigorate ongoing debates about the democratic influences and effects of civil society.
Marc M. Howard, Department of Government, Georgetown University, USA
About the Author
Franziscka Blomberg, European University Viadrina, Germany Stepanka Busuleanu, European University Viadrina, Germany Donatella Della Porta, Department of Political and Social Sciences, European University Institute, Italy Armine Ishkanian, Department of Social Policy London School of Economics and Political Science, UK Wolfgang Merkel, WZB Rule of Law Center, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin (WZB), Germany Tsetva Petrova, Harriman Institute, Columbia University, USA Edina Szöcsik, Center for International Studies, Swiss Federal Instiute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland Jonas Wolff, Peace Research Institute Frankfurt, Germany Richard Youngs Fride Madrid, Spain and Department of Politics and international Studies, University of Warwick, UK